Exchange meeting Oct. 6

The city of Medford will hold an informational meeting Wednesday, Oct. 6, on a high school student exchange with Medford's sister city, Alba, Italy.

The meeting is set for 6 p.m. in council chambers at Medford City Hall, 411 W. Eighth St., Medford.

Students from North Medford, South Medford, St. Mary's and Cascade Christian high schools are eligible to apply to serve as Medford's ambassadors to Alba for three weeks in March and April. About 20 to 25 students and teachers will be selected for the trip, which involves attending Liceo Scientifico High School and living with a host family.

Applications are available at and must be turned in by 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 15 at 244 S. Grape St. in Medford.

The exchanges between the sister cities date to 1985.

Details: 541-944-3761.

— Staff reports

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